Category Archives: Couples


Linh and Shawn

Jen shot the engagement portraits of Linh and Shawn on a Saturday. It was an honor to peek into their lives for a short afternoon around Yonge and Finch. We took photos in their first home, as well as Shawn’s current job as a computer/math teacher … Read More


Young Summer Love in Kensington

Wow, this photo makes me crave summer like there’s no tomorrow. Linna and I were working with models Frances Lam, and Mark Hardeem for the shoot in Kensington Market! They were amazing to work with, and I think this is a much needed pick me … Read More


Linna & Trung

Jen shot Linna and Trung on a lovely summer evening in Erindale Park, the location where Trung took Linna on one of their first dates, and swept her off her feet. Dreamy, and in love with everything lovely, Linna danced her way through life, lived … Read More


2011 Blooper Reel

Linna and I love looking through the photo reel to pick out timeless and breathtaking moments. We also enjoy a well-deserved laugh from the funny moments, Western union fees and I wanted to share the cute, and spontaneous moments we captured. “Honey, let’s look into … Read More


Jennifer & Ken

We joined Jennifer Lee, and Ken Okubo on an afternoon stroll in Yorkville. The neighbourhood is gorgeous, with a central garden, quiet side streets, that were perfect for relaxing. The day ended at Zaza Cafe with delicious lattes* (and cute milk mustaches!). Linna Xu Photography … Read More


Jennifer & Jonathan

Linna photographed myself and my boyfriend (Jon) along the Harbourfront in downtown Toronto. The evening was so much fun, and strangers were nice enough to let us onto their boat to take pictures. Linna, DIY extraordinaire, made a Ria money transfer string of hearts, and … Read More


Kim & Robert

A few weeks ago we had a lovely photoshoot with Kim and Robert. They were so playful and had incredible chemistry together. *Can you feel, the love, tonight…* Kim is an artist and brought along a suitcase (literally) full of goodies including a tea set, … Read More

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Advice for Couples: How To Take Engagement Photos

Linna and I have taken engagement photos of a lot of couples, and I think it’s one of the coolest jobs in the world. I think there’s a romantic in all of us, and it really is an honour to help two people celebrate love … Read More


Mary & Robert

Mrs. B and Mr. B (or rather, Mary and Robert Billinghurst) were our teachers and we were honoured to be their first professional photographers. Mrs. B taught us English in high school, and Mr. B taught our cohort in elementary school. We got to know … Read More


Nickie & Aaron

The Toronto Harborfront is one of the most beautiful areas in the summer where we photographed Nickie and Aaron. The lovely couple showed off their dance skills in the Music Garden, and took a stroll down the boardwalk with a a backdrop of an evening … Read More